Home Ground http://kufm.org en Access To Success http://kufm.org/post/access-success <p>4/15/14: This week on "<a href="http://www.homegroundradio.org/" target="_blank">Homeground Radio</a>:" Nearly one-third of American kids fail to graduate from high school, and many end up in dead-end jobs or in prison. “Alternative" high schools offer an answer. One,&nbsp; Helena College's <a href="http://www.umhelena.edu/catalog/accesstosuccess.aspx" target="_blank">Access to Success</a> program, turns lives around. Really.</p><p></p> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 mtpr.org 17467 at http://kufm.org Access To Success Robert Bonnie http://kufm.org/post/robert-bonnie <p></p><p>3/25/14: This week on "<a href="http://www.homegroundradio.org/" target="_blank">Home Ground</a>:" Last year, <a href="http://www.usda.gov/wps/portal/usda/usdahome?contentidonly=true&amp;contentid=bio-bonnie.xml" target="_blank">Robert Bonnie</a> was confirmed by the U.S. Senate as the Department of Agriculture's Under Secretary for Natural Resources and the Environment. The job matters; Bonnie overseas the U.S. Forest Service. Hear what this Kentucky farm boy has to say on climate change, forest fires, and on finding common ground.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 19:00:00 +0000 mtpr.org 16413 at http://kufm.org Robert Bonnie The Intelligence of Animals: Ravens & Wolves http://kufm.org/post/intelligence-animals-ravens-wolves <p>3/11/14: This week on "<a href="http://www.homegroundradio.org/" target="_blank">Homeground Radio</a>:"</p><p>For 200,000 years, humans have lived intimately with wild animals. We were captivated by their beauty, intelligence and power. The technology of the last two hundred years - 1,000th of our time on earth - has<br />separated us.&nbsp; Does it matter? Sculptor and naturalist <a href="http://www.georgebumann.com/gb/" target="_blank">George Bumann</a> thinks so.</p><p></p> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 19:00:00 +0000 mtpr.org 15804 at http://kufm.org The Intelligence of Animals: Ravens & Wolves Friendship Center http://kufm.org/post/friendship-center <p>12/17/2013 - Domestic violence - two words.&nbsp; And behind those words are damaged human lives.&nbsp; The bad news is we have our share.&nbsp;&nbsp; The good news is there are good places with good people where victims can get help - and hope.</p><p></p><p><a href="http://www.homegroundradio.org/" target="_blank">Home Ground</a></p> Thu, 12 Dec 2013 22:18:05 +0000 Sue Ginn 12357 at http://kufm.org Mental Illness in Children http://kufm.org/post/mental-illness-children <p>12/3/2013 - Thousands of kids in Montana behave in ways that indicate serious mental illness.&nbsp; Are they really "sick?"&nbsp; Or reacting normally to a terribly abnormal childhood?&nbsp; Be prepared to be shocked.</p> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 20:25:49 +0000 Sue Ginn 11689 at http://kufm.org Conrad Burns Part 2 http://kufm.org/post/conrad-burns-part-2 <p>11/5/2013 - Conrad Burns shares his views on a wide array of issues (part 2 of 2)</p> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 17:15:45 +0000 Sue Ginn 11701 at http://kufm.org Conrad Burns Part 1 http://kufm.org/post/conrad-burns-part-1 <p>10/29/2013 - In the United States Senate he represented Montana longer than any Republican in the state's history.&nbsp; Hear what Conrad Burns has to say about money in politics, policy, and power.&nbsp; (Part 1 of 2)</p> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 17:12:30 +0000 Sue Ginn 11700 at http://kufm.org Aaron Parrett http://kufm.org/post/aaron-parrett <p>10/22/2013 - We live in a culture of commerce, where even higher education is judged in commercial terms:&nbsp; Will it help get a better-paying job?&nbsp; Aaron Parrett has a different, old-fashioned view:&nbsp; It is education i the arts and literature that really counts.</p> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 17:05:35 +0000 Sue Ginn 11699 at http://kufm.org Ken Egan http://kufm.org/post/ken-egan <p>9/10/13 - The American west has a history of economic booms and busts.&nbsp; With shale oil development headed our way, are there lessons we can learn from our past?</p> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 17:00:57 +0000 Sue Ginn 11698 at http://kufm.org Jeff Hagener http://kufm.org/post/jeff-hagener <p>9/3/2013 - Would you want a job where you are routinely blamed for too many, and too few, deer and elk, too many and too few wolves, for restricting oil and gas development, and for allowing too much of it?</p><p>Jeff Hagener has that terrific job: He’s Director of Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks.</p> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 16:55:55 +0000 Sue Ginn 11697 at http://kufm.org